The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support Technician role in IT contracts advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 1st Line Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support Technician
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £115 £120
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £12.35 £10.24
% change year-on-year
-6.88% +20.63%
1st Line Support Technician
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Banbury region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Banbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 100.00% 95.00% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 7
Average daily rate £365 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £238 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.22
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%